INTIMATIONS 19TH JANUARY

Church Service Intimations
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TEA AND COFFEE is served in the Fraser Hall after the service. All welcome.

CLARKSTON CHURCHES TOGETHER, “PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY WEEK”PULPIT EXCHANGE – This morning we will welcome back Father Stephen Baillie of St. Joseph’s, who will conduct our worship. Our Minister, Jeanne, along with our Student Assistant Minister, Steven Owens, will be conducting morning worship at a joint service of Netherlee and Stamperland Churches.

CLARKSTON CHURCHES TOGETHER is hosting an evening event at St Aidan’s Scottish Episcopal Church in Old Mearns Road on THIS EVENING AT 6.30PM. PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF TIME. The Guest Speaker will be the Rev. David Coleman, URC Minister & Chaplain, Eco-Congregation Scotland who is leading a reflection onEco Congregations and the Environment.

PLEASE SUPPORT TIME OUT’S CHARITY COFFEE/TEA AFTERNOON, Saturday, 25th January, 2pm-4pm, tickets £2.50 from Moira McAldine, other Time Out members and the church office. All monies raised will be donated to chosen charities. Donations of home baking and books will be gratefully received [in church halls’ kitchen on the – Friday night prior or the morning of the event]. More information from Moira McAldine at busymoira@aol.com or call 07793 252138.

THE GUILD welcome Jean Macdonald as their speaker on Wednesday afternoon at 2.15pm. Her talk is entitled ‘From Rags to Riches’. Visitors welcome.

THE FRIENDSHIP CAFE – next meeting will take place on Friday, 24th January, starting at 10am in the Fraser Hall. All welcome. Blair Miller (577 5449)

WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU all to our first Lunch of the year which takes place on Friday 31st January from 12 till 1.15pm. Jan and Maureen.

CO-OP FOOD SHARE: We have recently entered into a Food Share partnership with the Co-op across the road from the church. This partnership will help reduce the amount of food waste by making use of, or distributing items that can no longer be sold (mainly food that has reached its best before date). Anyone interested in getting involved please contact Steven Owens (Student Assistant Minister) after the service. Alternatively you can email Steven at: sowens@churchofscotland.org.uk

BURNS SUPPER SUNDAY 26TH JANUARY – Will those still to advise of their preference for CHICKEN OR STEAK PIE please do so. If you do not inform Jan Millar it will be assumed that your preference is steak pie. Jan Millar [258 4959] Email: janh1@talktalk.net

SUNDAY MORNING TEA ROTA IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR 2020 in the Centenary Chapel. If you can help please add your details opposite the date of your choice.

DISTRICT VISITORVACANCY – volunteer required for Newton Mearns district (8 homes, some each side of Mearns Cross) contact Margot or Gordon Blyth (638 7646).

VOLUNTEERS TO READ THE BIBLE LESSONS OVER THE NEXT 3 MONTHS would be much appreciated. Please add your name and telephone number to the service of your choice. You will be contacted on the Friday of the preceding week with the readings.

COSY CAFÉ VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED for the new rota [March to June] if you can help on a Friday, 2.45pmtill 4pm once or twice in this 4 month period, contact the church office on 644 1841 or email: greenbank.office@tiscali.co.uk [Cosy is not on during school holidays]. Three adult volunteers help each week making hot chocolate and toast for the secondary school age children and are supported by young volunteers.

COLOUR CIRCLE ART EXHIBITION AND SALE takes place on Saturday, 8th February, 10am – 2pm. Tickets £2, include tea, coffee and home baking (available from members or at the door). Proceeds in aid of CHAS.

SNAP COMMUNITY YOUTH CLUBfundraising opportunity through the Co-op (Oct 19-Oct 20). Using a Co-op card, 1% of the cost of co-op products purchased can be donated to SNAP – just nominate them online as your preferred charity.

GREENBANK CHURCH TRANSPORT provides a valuable service to enable passengers to attend Sunday morning worship. It operates with the help of a team of volunteer drivers who operate a 1 week in 5 rota. New drivers required, if you would like to help, please see Mark Allan (Church Transport Convener) or contact 0141 638 3916.

ON THE NOTICEBOARD [Church Halls’ Corridor] see details of:

Confident Christianity Conference, Saturday 22nd February @ Maxwell Mearns Castle Church, 9.30am-4pm. Tickets £15/£10 Website: solas-cpc.org/event/Glasgow

CELEBRATE With Netherlee & Stamperland Churches – Stamperland’s 80 Years Of Service: Quiz on 25th January @7pm; Fiddlers’ Rally on 15th February @ 7.30pm [Ticket £8]; 80th Birthday Party on 22nd February @ 7pm; 80th Anniversary service on 23rd February @ 11.30am and 4th March @ 7.30pm Glasgow Philharmonic Male Voice Choir [Ticket £8 includes light refreshments] All taking place at Stamperland Church.

ANYONE WHO WISHES TO JOIN OR KNOW MORE ABOUT GREENBANK, or knows someone who would appreciate a visit from the Minister in hospital or who needs prayer, please complete a POSTCARD (placed on the pews). Completed postcards can be handed to welcome team members or posted through the halls letterbox.

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Cancellation of Worship ServicesCorona Virus Response

Church of Scotland Task Group has asked in the strongest terms, that all gatherings for worship should cease until further notice, with effect from Wednesday 17th March 2020. This will obviously include the Easter services.

We will keep you updated with any further information as soon as we have it. 

In the meantime, may you all keep safe and well and know the loving presence of God with you during these times.